Spring calls for fresh fruit and botanicals, don’t you think? Today’s recipe combines ripe strawberries with fragrant basil for a garden-to-glass twist on the classic Lemon Drop Martini.
2 strawberries, halved
4 basil leaves
1.5 oz Limoncello SweetShine
2 oz vodka
Slice strawberries in half and place in mixing glass.
Add 4 basil leaves.
Top with 1.5 oz Limoncello SweetShine.
Add 2 oz vodka.
Top with ice.
Cover and shake vigorously until ice cold.
Strain into chilled glass.
Garnish with strawberry and basil sprig.
Strawberry Basil Lemon Drop with Limoncello SweetShine.